When is Dussehra 2022?

Dussehra 2022 started on Wednesday 5th Oct, 2022 (05/10/2022) 621 days ago

What is Dussehra?


The Dussehra festival that marks the triumph of Lord Rama over the demon king Ravana is also known as Vijayadashami, Dashain or Dasara. Rama killed Ravana on that day. Dussehra, festival celebrated on the tenth day, marks the end of the nine days of Navratri.

During this festival, people decorate the entrances of houses and shops with flower studded strings called "Torans", which means “Floral Gateways ".

At night, the effigies of Meghanad, Kumbhakaran and Ravana are stuffed with firecrackers and set alight.

Dates for Dussehra from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Dussehra is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Dussehra 2030SundayOct 6th in 2301 days
Dussehra 2029TuesdayOct 16th in 1946 days
Dussehra 2028WednesdaySep 27th in 1562 days
Dussehra 2027SaturdayOct 9th in 1208 days
Dussehra 2026TuesdayOct 20th in 854 days
Dussehra 2025ThursdayOct 2nd in 471 days
Dussehra 2024SaturdayOct 12th in 116 days
Dussehra 2023TuesdayOct 24th 237 days ago
Dussehra 2022WednesdayOct 5th 621 days ago
Dussehra 2021FridayOct 15th 976 days ago
Dussehra 2020SundayOct 25th 1331 days ago
Dussehra 2019TuesdayOct 8th 1714 days ago
Dussehra 2018FridayOct 19th 2068 days ago
Dussehra 2017SaturdaySep 30th 2452 days ago
Dussehra 2016TuesdayOct 11th 2806 days ago
Dussehra 2015ThursdayOct 22nd 3161 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateOct 5, 2022
When? Ended 621 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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